Cisco Canada president meets with Prime Minister Trudeau

SAN DIEGO, CA. – Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman was in Ottawa recently and presented an opportunity to meet with Justin Trudeau, the Prime Minister of Canada. Wightman told CDN she felt privileged

Published on: March 4th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Cisco’s Canadian Innovation Centre to push the co-creation agenda

TORONTO – Cisco Canada president Bernadette Wightman told CDN there will be no limits placed on the number of partners, projects or special relationships at the newly opened Innovation Centre in downtown Toronto.

Published on: January 12th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Kaspersky leadership shakeup sees departure of North American operations lead

Two top dogs have left Kaspersky Lab, the security vendor has confirmed, including the leader of North American operations Christopher Doggett. Reuters reports that company chief executive Eugene Kaspersky confirmed the news during

Published on: December 18th, 2015 CDN Staff

Quebec Auditor General finds lack of impartiality in IT contract selection process

Risks to the IT contract management process are not being properly mitigated, according to Quebec's Auditor General. In the closing remarks of her report on IT contracts in the province of Quebec, Guylaine Leclerc,

Published on: December 1st, 2015 CDN Staff

BlackBerry ordered to leave Pakistan after denying government server access

BlackBerry will be forced to cease operations in Pakistan on Dec. 30 after refusing the government its request to monitor BlackBerry Enterprise Service traffic, according to a blog post written by Marty Beard,

Published on: November 30th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Dell to change its go-to-market strategy along geographic lines

AUSTIN, TEX. – Some times Dell account reps had to drive more than 150 miles to see a customer. Starting Feb. 1, 2016 those long drives will come to an end. Dell President

Published on: October 22nd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

New government will deal with privacy regulations, wireless

When Justin Trudeau is sworn into office as the country’s newest Prime Minister shortly, he’ll have a lot on his plate. But privacy officers will be looking for one thing that’s already on

Published on: October 20th, 2015 Howard Solomon

Cisco CEO John Chambers on Canada and the rest of the world

MONTREAL – Since Cisco Systems has come to Canada (Montreal) for its 2015 Partner Summit I decided to ask company CEO John Chambers if he is still bullish on the Canadian market. If

Published on: April 29th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

NASA contracts Insight as part of $20 billion procurement plan

Insight Public Sector, a division of multinational IT provider Insight Enterprises Inc. has announced that it has been contracted by NASA as part of a $20 billion procurement plan to provide both hardware

Published on: April 8th, 2015 CDN Staff

Government must get certification out of health IoT security: Intel Security

Governments should not force certification onto smart medical device manufacturers and should instead encourage private companies to collaborate on data protection, according to Intel Security. In a recent report called "The Healthcare Internet

Published on: March 24th, 2015 Dave Yin

Adobe’s government cloud solutions would eliminate its own PDF forms

If you enjoy filling out forms, Adobe’s Cloud Solutions for Government may not be for you. What may be a task as mundane, ubiquitous and seemingly essential as printing may actually be an

Published on: February 23rd, 2015 Dave Yin

This reseller is helping rebuild a government with North American technology

In Iraq, Mohammed Qasim's day starts early.  Before even the neighbourhood opens shop, his children are out the door and off to school. A few minutes later, he is on the road himself to start another

Published on: January 23rd, 2015 Dave Yin

University of Alberta uses IBM InfoSphere Stream for research

A group of Canadian and internal researchers and graduate students working on the University of Alberta’s climate research project is using IBM’s InfoSphere Stream software to crunch, correlate and analyze data in order

Published on: November 21st, 2014 Nestor Arellano

UN warns firms on risks of taking part in government snooping

A report by the United Nations High Commission for Human Rights has warned Internet service providers and other companies that assist government agencies in mass online surveillance that they could be running the

Published on: October 16th, 2014 Nestor Arellano